After a foot chase, sheriff's deputies shot and killed Kevin Peterson Jr. in the parking lot of a shuttered U.S. Bank branch. Multiple deputes fired at Peterson, but discrepancies quickly emerged over whether he ever shot his gun.
Body cameras are not included in Vancouver’s two-year, $1.3 billion budget proposal that city officials will spend the next month deliberating. The absence surprised some members of a new task force charged with helping devise the eventual use of the devices.
The Thurston County prosecutor's office, brought in as an independent agency, issued a report Monday finding the killing justified. Groups say they're considering petitioning the state attorney general.